A PLACE TO GATHER & ENJOY

Artful American Cuisine – from the hearth, made with our hands, right here in Evanston! Combining ingredients you can pronounce into dishes you can’t resist. Honey butter fries, hen of the woods roasted mushrooms, or midwestern fried chicken with a house-baked cheddar chive biscuit – we aim to create what you crave.

Come with family, bring a date, or invite your whole social squad! Next of Kin Restaurant is a place to gather and enjoy good food, good drink, and good company.

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Our Chef

In one of the toughest businesses in the world, Chef Marco Bahena is a standout for his talent, passion, commitment and kindness.

He got his first taste of the culinary world while working as a prep cook and dishwasher at his uncle’s Michigan restaurant. After graduating from Chicago’s Kendall College, Bahena sought opportunities to travel and work in Europe, beginning in the culinary epicenter of Basque Country in northern Spain.
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Book Your Festive Outdoor Dining Experience in a Private Patio Dome!

Reservations provide 2 hours to lounge, drink, & dine in a private, heated patio dome with 8-10 guests!
(full dinner & drinks offering available)
We’re the only spot in Evanston offering this cozy, winter experience, so book your date & time now!

For questions not answered on our Eventbrite page linked below, email info@nextofkinevanston.com

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CATERING & EVENTS AT NEXT OF KIN

Our warm private event space is ready to be customized for you. Whether hosting a rehearsal dinner, baby shower, birthday party, or office luncheon, invite your guests to gather & enjoy with Next of Kin Events!

Next of Kin Catering provides everything from delivered catering to full-service, in-home events. Whether hosting an elaborate birthday party or bringing lunch to a small business luncheon, we’ll do the work for you! Our menu covers breakfast, lunch, dinner, dessert & features seasonal specials. Party packages & online ordering available.

Find Us

625 Davis St
Evanston, IL

Hours

Monday-Friday Open at 11am

Closed Tuesday

Saturday & Sunday Open at 10am

Valet available Friday & Saturday evenings!